WordPress 5.0 Beta 2 is now available!
This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site to play with the new version.
WordPress 5.0 is slated for release on November 19 , and we need your help to get there. Here are some of the big issues that we fixed since Beta 1:
Meta boxes had a few bugs, and they weren’t showing at all in the block editor, so we’ve fixed and polished there.
The Twenty Nineteen repository is a hive of activity, there have been a stack of minor bugs clean up, and some notable additions:
- There’s now a widget area in the page footer.
- Navigation submenus have been implemented for mobile devices.
- Customiser options have been added for changing the theme colours and feature image filters.
The REST API has a couple of bug fixes and performance improvements. PHP 7.3 compatibility has been improved.
We’re fixing the bugs:
All the ones you’ve reported.
Some that we’ve found, too.